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Title Identification Tag
Date 1916 C
Object Name Tag, Shipping
Catalog Number X1998.17.1
Scope & Content Made of Paper/Ink. Used by Canada Wire and Cable Company, Limited, Toronto, ON (printed at the bottom of the tag). A paper grommet secures the hole at the top of the tag. Printed on the grommet the words "Dennison's Quality G.G.". Below the hole it reads: "600 Volts/National Electrical Code Standard/Single Grade". "Size 14 (stamped on) B. & S."/"250 Feet". It also reads: "Type Letter R.S. Manufactured". "Apr. - 1916" Is stamped above the company name "Canada Wire And Cable Company, Limited/Toronto, Ontario. Wires and Cables is printed at the very bottom. The tag itself is a brown paper. On the reverse of the tag is a red and black sticker (3.5 Cm x 5.5 Cm) with the words "Underwriters Laboratories Inc./Wire/Tested and Inspected". "Also has "250 ft./ R.C./ And the code K362777 indicated on the stamp. There was a brown ribbon tied to the tag that has been removed.
Year Range from 1911
Year Range to 1921
Extent of Description 11 x 5.5 cm.